Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
The Advocate is reporting that LSU tight end Caleb Roddy and defensive back Xavier Lewis will not return to the football team.
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Roddy, a Denham Spring native, did not play in 2017 and missed most of practice throughout the year for unknown reasons. The 6-5, 276-pounder signed with the Tigers as a defensive end before a move to tight end. He served as LSU’s No. 3 tight end as a true freshman in 2016.

Roddy removed all mention of LSU in his Twitter bio and posted a cryptic message Wednesday, the start of the spring semester: “Next chapter,” his message said.

Lewis, a LaPlace native out of East St. John, played in four games this season as a redshirt junior. He did not dress out for at least the final six games of the 2017 season, plummeting down the depth chart. He began the season as a rotational player at LSU’s nickel cornerback position. Lewis, who signed in 2015 ranked as high as the 13th-best cornerback prospect, practiced in spots over the final two months of the year, but missed most of drills for unknown reasons.


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More to come... get your popcorn ready
Reply9 months
Lewis looked really bad in action earlier this year so I am not surprised to see the attrition.
Reply9 months
the entire team is awful Kappa
9 months
They should count that towards that kicker and give us our scholly back
Reply9 months
So does that give us a couple extra schollies?
Reply9 months
Yes, but they can't be used to sign more than 25 for this class.
9 months
Not an issue. Next chapter!
Reply9 months
Lewis is not surprising. Lost in the logjam at DB. But I was expecting Roddy to be a solid contributor one day down the road
Reply9 months
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